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USU Metro Picnic Day 2023!

USU Metro Picnic Day 2023!

In 2023 we will be celebrating Metro Union Picnic Day at Luna Park on Friday the 10th of March 2023 from 11am to 11pm! The Union puts the call out to all our members to encourage others to join our Union and gain access to this fantastic day which is only for Union members.

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Riverside Peak Season Ballot for 2023/24

Riverside Peak Season Ballot for 2023/24

During the peak summer months holiday accommodation is not only costly, it can be hard to find! Each year we hold a Ballot to make sure our members get fair access. We have now officially opened the ballot for Summer 2023/24.

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United magazine Summer 2022

United magazine Summer 2022

The USU’s Summer 2022 edition of United has been sent to members. Check it out! What a year! It has been quite a year! As life has started to get back to normal we have been able to focus more on the future. It has been a struggle for many but we have had some remarkable highlights, one being the election of a federal Labor government, led by Anthony Albanese.

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AWARD 2023 UPDATE: Miscarriage Leave

AWARD 2023 UPDATE: Miscarriage Leave

This is the fifth member update in our series on the negotiations for the Local Government (State) Award 2023. The death of a baby at any stage of pregnancy can be a very sad and distressing time. Even at an early gestation, parents are already busy preparing for a...

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Local Government

If you work in Local Government the USU is your union. The USU covers employees right across the local government industry.


Energy & Utilities

The USU is a major union in the NSW energy industry. The occupations of USU members cover the range of occupations within the modern energy industry.

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Private Sector

The USU represents workers employed as private sector clerical and administrative (C&A) employees in most industries.



The USU represents workers employed in the airlines industry, including Check-in Officers, Service Desk Officers, Ticket Sales Officers, Passenger Control Unit Officers.